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Best Banana Bread – only an ocean away!

Part of being a foodie is looking for unique, local restaurants and snack shops that are “off the beaten path”. In fact, before I travel anywhere I do my research to see if any other foodies out there have any … Continue reading

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Pop’s Cheesesteaks – Las Vegas!

Yesterday I woke up with a craving. Not just the small whisper in your mind that says “oh, wouldn’t it be nice to have a bagel this morning” – oh no – I’m talking a full blown, stomach is communicating … Continue reading

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Sushi Yamaguchi in Vegas!

Looking for authentic, classic sushi in the valley? Then Sushi Yamaguchi is exactly what you’re looking for! I got a chance to dine and take some cooking lessons from owner Ken at the restaurant a couple of weeks ago and … Continue reading

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Tommy Bahama’s – Great Hype, Little Follow-Through…

I was so excited to finally get to try Tommy Bahama’s restaurant here in Las Vegas. I swear, I have been craving awesome coconut shrimp for months and from what I had heard Tommy Bahama’s was a top spot for … Continue reading

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The Griddle – country cooking in Vegas?

I’ve traveled a lot of places, met a lot of people, and tried a huge variety of food but if there is one thing I know from growing up in NC it is down home, delicious, country cooking. When I … Continue reading

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Bistro La Bon in Charlotte NC!

Charlotte is not a huge town, in fact it’s a down home southern community with a sprawling uptown that caters to young professionals and the banking set. Now, Charlotte may not have a unique identity like Atlanta or DC and … Continue reading

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The Donut Stop

Traveling through Texas you see a lot of things, some interesting, some not so much. I saw a lot of open land, cattle, crazy drivers, and low and behold one morning a giant sign that read “The Donut Stop”. Now, … Continue reading

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Dara Thai – a small town surprise!

Nestled in the small town of Flagstaff AZ you will find the most amazing Thai restaurant – I guarantee you’ll be as delightfully surprise as I was! Driving through Flagstaff I decided to check out the Historic (and eclectic!) downtown … Continue reading

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Pinky’s Westside Grill

From the fabulous staff and cooks at the Penguin, comes Pinky’s Westside Grill! Located just West of Uptown Charlotte, this charming little diner is quickly becoming one of the hottest hangouts for locals. The eclectic menu has something for everyone … Continue reading

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Spicy Tuna – Las Vegas Sushi!

So in my house hunting trip to Las Vegas I stumbled upon this amazing little sushi spot in southern Las Vegas – closer to the Henderson area. It’s called the Spicy Tuna and it’s in a little shopping center next … Continue reading

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